This tour is created for those that like adventure and expedition activity. Anyway, it is a safe tour.
Krakatau or Krakatoa is a volcanic island situated in the Sunda Strait between the island of Java and Sumatra, in the Indonesian province of Lampung. The name is also used for the surrounding island group comprising the remnants of a much larger island of three volcanic peaks which was obliterad in a cataclysmic 1883 eruption, unleashing huge tsunami (killing more than 36,000 people) and destroying ovet two third of the island.
The explosion is concidered to be the loudest sound evet in modern history, with reports of it being heard up to 3,000 miles (4,800 km) from its point of origin.
The shock waves from the explosion were recorded on barograph around the globe.
In 1927 a new island, Anak Krakatau, or Child of Krakatoa emerge from the caldera formed in 1883 and is the current location of eruptive activity. Every year this island is growing higher about 4 meters. At the moment the volcano hight is more than 400 meters.
USD 300/pax (min 2 pax)
Price for Single Traveller USD 575
Tour price includes transport from hotel in Jakarta to Carita Beach (vv), coffee break, meals (breakfast and lunch with lndonesian local food), soft drink, private double engine speed boat, snorkling equipment, life jacket on the boat, English speaking guide, insurance, natinal park permit.
Pick up from hotel in Jakarta at 05 00 morning.
Trip to Anak Krakatau (active volcano) about one and half hour from Java beach by private boat with two speed engine.
After having lunch with local food in Anak Krakatau the trip continue to Rakata Island for snorkling to see the beautiful coral reef and colourful marine fish.
What to bring:
Nice walking shoes, swimming suit, towel, sun cream.